News 13 august — 21:40

Virginia governor tells white supremacists: 'Go home'

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The governor of Virginia, Terry McAuliffe, has said that his only message for the white supremacists who brought chaos to the city of Charlottesville is "Go home, BBC reports.

A woman died and 19 people were injured when a car rammed a crowd of people opposing a far-right rally there.

The FBI has opened a civil rights investigation into the incident.

Earlier, street brawls erupted between white nationalists and counter-protesters.

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said "the violence and deaths in Charlottesville strike at the heart of American law and justice.

"When such actions arise from racial bigotry and hatred, they betray our core values and cannot be tolerated,"

Twenty-year-old James Fields from Ohio, the alleged driver of the car, is in detention on suspicion of second-degree murder,

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